Area of Practice Radiology
Specialist Interests

Gynaecological imaging, GI imaging

Professional Profile

After completing specialist training in clinical radiology at the UCH/Middlesex hospitals and a fellowship in cancer imaging at the Royal Marsden, Dr Houghton was appointed as a consultant radiologist to Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS trust in May 2006.

She is the lead consultant for the gynaeoncology multidisciplinary team (MDT) based at Maidstone hospital and also works within the colorectal cancer MDT.

Dr Houghton is the college tutor for clinical radiology within the trust, responsible for the radiology trainees coming to MTW as part of the Kent radiology training scheme. She works closely with her colleagues in East Kent as part of this.

She is also currently the lead consultant for clinical governance within the radiology department and the trust lead clinician for sarcoma.